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Castell Coch 125 header Cadw Celebrates 125 Years of Castell Coch with these Iconic Images - Cadw, the Welsh Government’s historic environment service, have released a selection of iconic images to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the completion of Castell Coch. Follow @mytongwynlais The images have been released in partnership with the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales and span multiple decades, from the castle’s completion in ... more...
Ton 3 peaks walk header The Tongwynlais 3 Peaks Charity Walk - Local residents have organised a charity walk to raise funds for the village hall roof repairs. The 12 mile walk is on Saturday 27th Febraury and will take in The Garth, Craig Yr Allt and Caerphilly Mountain. I spoke to organiser, Mike Baynham, about the walk and how to get involved. Mike heard about the ... more...
Village hall roof repairs header Tongwynlais Village Hall in Urgent Need of Repair - Tongwynlais village hall is in urgent need of repair according to Community Councillor Linda Morgan. This won’t come as a surprise to the many people who use the hall. A regular user told me that the roof has been “leaking for years”. I spoke to Community Councillor and Village Hall Committee member, Linda Morgan, who ... more...
Social Media Roundup Jan 2016 Social Media Roundup – January 2016 - Hello and welcome to the return of our social media roundup series. We’ve been busy with other projects but now we’re back and… pretty much the same as before. Follow @mytongwynlais So what happened this month? Rain, rain and more rain. So much for a dry January! The community rallied together for the year’s first ... more...
plan2ride header Work Continues on the New Tongwynlais Cycling Hub - plan2ride is the realisation of a dream for Tongwynlais residents Raoul and Louise Tufnell. The couple are close to the launch of a business that combines their passion for cycling and the outdoors. Raoul and Louise bought the premises three years ago, seeing its potential for an outdoor activity business close to Cardiff but with ... more...